Man Dies in Fire at Indianapolis Variety Store
Created by kblakeslee on 3/14/2014 2:17:03 PM

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ A man has been found dead inside a fire at an Indianapolis variety and candy store.
 
Indianapolis Fire Capt. Rita Reith says the identity of the man has not been confirmed, but he is believed to have been about 50 years old. She says it was not clear how he died.
 
Firefighters arrived at Cuz and Cuz Variety Store shortly after 6 a.m. Friday. Reith says firefighters were initially pushed back by intense flames, but were eventually able to get inside and find the man's body.
 
Three firefighters reported being injured in the fire. One firefighter injured a knee and two reported small steam burns.